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Object ID 000143

Object Name Pepsi-Cola bottle carrier

Object Desc Rectangualr silver metal pepsi-Cola crate with metal handle; "Drink Pepsi-Cola" embossed in Red.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000177a-c

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Soft Drinks


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range 1940

End Year Range 1950

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Pepsi-Cola Company,soda bottle carriers,beverages,soft drinks,soda,advertising,carriers,

Title Pepsi-Cola bottle carrier

Description Metal Pepsi Cola carrier with metal handle; "Drink Pepsi-Cola" embossed in red on either side. 6-pack bottle carrier. According to Petretti’s Soda Pop Guide 2nd edition, page 323, the book value for this item is $75.00.


Approx Collection Date

Height 11.5

Length 8

Width 5

Depth 4

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 3



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Pepsi Cola Company

Maker Details Created and developed in 1893 and introduced as Brad's Drink, it was renamed as Pepsi-Cola on August 28, 1898, then to Pepsi in 1961. When it was later labeled Pepsi Cola, it was named after the digestive enzyme pepsin and kola nuts used in the recipe.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY000177a-c



Date JAN 31,2013

Summary Very Good

Assessor Christina

Notes These are in pretty good shape; They do not have rust damage; the handles are still strong and able to carry the weight of the bottles; The red embossing is faded; Still well-constructed and holding together.